AECOM Financial Analyst - Global Real Estate Finance in Los Angeles, California
Business Line AECOM Corporate
Position Title Financial Analyst - Global Real Estate Finance
United States of America - California
This position can be based at either our Century City, CA or Downtown Los Angeles, CA office.
We are seeking a Financial Analyst to play an important role in the Corporate Finance department of a global Fortune 150 company. The Financial Analyst will be a part of the Real Estate Finance team under AECOM’s Global Real Estate Services (GRES) organization, which is responsible for portfolio management and reporting, transaction management, construction management, and general real estate processes and policy for approximately 13 million square feet of mostly leased office space across the globe. Reporting to the Vice President, Real Estate Finance, the successful candidate will be a key contributor performing financial analysis supporting strategic real estate initiatives.
Position responsibilities to include:
Generate complex financial models in support of strategic and tactical projects and transactions
Evaluate lease structures, building options, and financing alternatives to model and analyse various scenarios for office acquisitions, relocations, consolidations and closures
Monitor and track disposed real estate assets and partner with Portfolio Managers to review subleases, lease buyouts, terminations and other disposition strategies, as well as calculate financial impacts from both a cash and financial statement perspective
Perform analysis and provide guidance to senior management on sale of owned real estate assets, including sale-leaseback transactions
Perform ad-hoc strategic and financial analyses and research assignments related to corporate finance special projects
Prepare deliverables for executives in both Excel and PowerPoint for various purposes
Successful candidate will have continuous process improvement mindset, and would be empowered to drive efficiencies through change
Solid understanding of key financial concepts, including time value of money, IRR, NPV, and ROI; ability to apply this knowledge to complex transaction modeling of fully integrated financial statements
Demonstrated high proficiency in Excel and PowerPoint; experience with complex spreadsheets. Experience with VBA preferred.
Strong quantitative and analytical skills and the ability to interpret financial data, including financial statement analysis
Ability to gather, synthesize, and analyze large amounts of data and communicate relevant findings
Demonstrated analytical approach to problem solving with a high attention to detail
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with a sense of urgency
Proactive and goal-oriented, with the ability to work independently
Strong organizational skills – ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Consultative, service-oriented mindset
Outstanding oral communication, written, and presentation skills
Education & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree required in finance, accounting, business administration, or economics
Fundamental knowledge of lease accounting, financial accounting and management accounting concepts
1-3 years of experience in corporate real estate, finance, accounting, consulting, or strategic planning.
- Local candidates preferred
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.
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Job Category Finance and Accounting
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 179409BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.